Nikon is the latest imaging manufacturer to unveil a compact camera packed with an imaging sensor equal in size to what you’d find in an entry-level digital SLR. The company just officially announced the Coolpix A, which squeezes a 16.2-megapixel APS-C-sized (DX-format) CMOS sensor into a camera body big enough to fit in your pocket.
We had some hands-on time with a prototype of the Nikon Coolpix A last month and the camera is surprisingly small and portable for what’s housed inside.
Read more about this intriguing new compact from Nikon here.
Eighteen photographers from around the world have been awarded the 2016 Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund, a grant that helps independent photographers produce in-depth and creative stories on underreported issues. Grantees were selected by an independent editorial committee from a pool of 140 photographers nominated by 26 international editors, curators, and educators. The grantees are: Poulomi Basu,... More ›
Photographer Edward Burtynsky announced this week that he will use a CAD 25,000 ($18,892) award he received to establish a photo book publishing grant for Canadian emerging photographers. The money will support one CAD 5,000 ($3,778) grant per year for the next five years. Burtynsky had received the cash prize from The Canada Council for... More ›
Jon Verney makes his multi-hued prints by using the sulfur-rich water and mud in hot springs and geysers to bleach and tone silver-based prints. Verney first tried the process at a hot spring in Italy, and has since traveled to hot springs in Iceland, Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming and the Salton Sea in southern... More ›